Roses, Going Strong For At Least 35 Million Years!
“You can complain because roses have thorns or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.” Pablo Picasso
The rose flower has always been an important piece of our history, you can find clues of their uses from folktales, myths, and even in religious text. Roses are known to express hope, new beginnings, and promise.
Roses also have a meaning of secrecy or confidentiality. Whatever the message or meaning of roses floral designers know that without a rose floristry just would not be the same. Roses continue to be the most loved flower around the world with its beauty complexities, the way of conveying love and completeness it gives to any floral arrangments.
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No, this rose will not make people lose their memory, so it is safe for your flower shop. In fact, it is not only a reliable but beautiful addition to any floral arrangement with its unique lavender color. Just make sure to dispose of the guard petals and add it to any floristry design you want! This one will live for more than ten days, too.
2. COOL WATER
Try the cool water rose just once in a floral arrangement and you will be hooked. This one has a real bright lavender hue that has customers and florists alike compare it to a breath of fresh air. It is wonderfully shaped and if they are prepared right can last up to two weeks!
3. OCEAN SONG
As far as lavender roses go, this one is gaining major popularity for being a truly long-lasting rose with resiliency. A real addition to any flower shop.
1. Free Spirit
This beautiful but ruffled rose almost matches its name perfectly. It blooms rather large and will live a good while in a bouquet or floral arrangement if prepared properly. As far as orange roses go, this one is an amazing one once you remove the guard petals.
Don’t let the name scare you off because this beautiful orange rose is almost magic. It is probably the best choice for a real orange hue. It lasts about a week on average but could last longer of processed correctly
This orange rose is actually not really orange. It is a bi-colored rose that is a great substitute for an orange rose. It has red and yellow hues that come about as close to orange as anyone could ask. It has a vase pedal amount that opens into a big bold and pretty rose. It is great for any floral design.
1. JULIET by David Austin Roses
Juliet is a garden variety rose that is the number one choice for many floral shops. This sophisticated rose has a perfect peach hue that is so impactful in just about any floral arrangement or bouquet regardless of what it is for. It also has a beautiful smell that adds a bit of whimsy to floral designs. It typically lasts a week but if processed correctly could last a few extra days.
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This rose is a real peach in color and has a touch of pink undertones. It is a beautiful and long-lived rose, great for wedding bouquets and floral arrangements.
The Versilia rose has a light peach color to it but still blooms beautifully with a long-lasting life. One rose variety that is must-try for florists.
1. Keira by David Austin Roses
This rose is another beautiful garden variety rose that varies a little with each rose between darker pink edges to a light or even a blush pink on the sides. Though it does not have a fragrance like some roses, it will last over a week.
2. Sweet Akito
This rose has a baby pink color absolutely beautiful. It is a real favorite for wedding arrangements for that reason.
3. Pink Mondial
It really a beautiful vintage rose. Pink Mondial is a ruffled pink rose with a touch of green tint on its petals. There are many enduring qualities -perfect to add romance and softness to any floral arrangements.
Every florist knows that freedom rose is a basic staple of roses you must have in a flower shop. It is the best selling rose in the United States and not just for its name. It is a perfect red shade, and it lives for a long time. A perfect red rose for your dozen arrangements.
This garden-variety rose has beautifully ruffled pedals that can create some beautiful movement with a stunning red color that will take your breath away.
3. Black Magic
This deep and dark red-hued rose opens into a large bloom which makes it all the more captivating, maybe even more so than the Freedom Rose.
1. Tibet Rose
This rose opens beautifully into a white cream-colored rose that lasts a long time. It is the most floral shops go-to white rose.
2. Polar Star
When looking for a real white rose, the Polar Star is a perfect choice for most floristry designs. They bloom in large sizes, and they have a long vase life.
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This cream-colored rose has ruffled petals with a truly gorgeous hue. It is stable in wedding floral arrangements and bouquets because of how romantic and captivating it can be when prepared in the right fashion.
This Catalina garden rose has a beautiful lemon hue that is great for all floral arrangements and is a must-have for every flower shop. It has a rather long vase life but no scent.
As far as yellow roses go, this one is a bright yellow with a touch of orange hues when fully in bloom. It is a long-lasting rose for that perfect dozen.
Do you like golden roses? Then the Kerio Rose is the right choice for you. It is a perfect blend of golden yellow hues and orange border hues that make it great for any floral arrangement. It is long-lasting and opens at a mid-size when in bloom.